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NFL Week 16 QB Rankings, Start, Sit, Streams | 2021 Fantasy Football Rankings

Pat Mayo reveals his 2021 Week 16 QB rankings, starts, sits and streams for fantasy football.

Pat Mayo, Geoff Fienberg and Tim Anderson go game-by-game and make their 2021 NFL Week 16 Picks against the Spread while provide their Week 16 NFL game previews.

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Fantasy Football 2021 Week 16 QB Rankings (1/2 PPR)

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Ranking Player Name Team Opp Salary
Ranking Player Name Team Opp Salary
1 Patrick Mahomes KC PIT $7,700
2 Justin Herbert LAC HOU $7,200
3 Jalen Hurts PHI NYG $6,400
4 Matthew Stafford LAR MIN $6,700
5 Josh Allen BUF NE $7,500
6 Tom Brady TB CAR $7,400
7 Joe Burrow CIN BAL $5,900
8 Kirk Cousins MIN LAR $6,200
9 Dak Prescott DAL WAS SNF
10 Matt Ryan ATL DET $5,400
11 Davis Mills HOU LAC $5,500
12 Russell Wilson SEA CHI $6,100
13 Mac Jones NE BUF $5,300
14 Trevor Lawrence JAX NYJ $5,000
15 Zach Wilson NYJ JAX $5,300
16 Tua Tagovailoa MIA NO MNF
17 Josh Johnson BAL CIN $4,000
18 Derek Carr LV DEN $5,800
19 Drew Lock DEN LV $5,100
20 Taylor Heinicke WAS DAL SNF
21 Ben Roethlisberger PIT KC $5,500
22 Nick Foles CHI SEA
23 Ian Book NO MIA MNF
24 Cam Newton CAR TB $5,600
25 Tim Boyle DET ATL
26 Jake Fromm NYG PHI $5,000

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Pat Mayo is an award-winning video host and producer of long and short-form content, and the host of The Pat Mayo Experience daily talk show. (Subscribe for video or audio). Mayo (@ThePME) won the 2020 Fantasy Sports Writing Association Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year and Golf Writer of the Year awards, along with the Fantasy Sports Trade Association Best Sports Betting Analyst award, and was a finalist for four FSWA Awards in 2020 (Best Podcast, Best Video, Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year, Golf Writer of the Year). His 21 FSWA nominations lead all writers this decade and are third-most all-time. Mayo has been recognized across multiple sports (Football, Baseball & Golf), mediums (Video, Writing & Podcasting), genre (Humor), and game formats (Daily Fantasy and Traditions Season Long). Beyond sports, Mayo covers everything from entertainment to pop culture to politics. If you have a fantasy question, general inquiry or snarky comment, ship it to Mayo at and the best will be addressed on the show.

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